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#27
Aaron Nola
ERA W-L K
3.56 12-10 175
Team: PhiladelphiaHt / Wt: 6-2 / 200 NFBC ADP: 192.21
Position: SPBorn: 6/4/1993 Birthplace: Baton Rouge, Louisiana
Bats/Throws: R/R Draft: 1st Round by Phillies (2014)


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Sep. 20 2:36 AM PT3:36 AM MT4:36 AM CT5:36 AM ET5:36 ET9:36 GMT17:36 2:36 AM MST4:36 AM EST5:06 AM VEN13:36 UAE4:36 AM CT-Aaron Nola improved to 12-10, allowing two runs on five hits and two walks in 7.0 innings, as the Philadelphia Phillies defeated the Los Angeles Dodgers 6-2 on Tuesday. Nola struck out eight, ending the game with a 3.56 ERA and 1.21 WHIP on the season.
Analysis: Though he's had a couple of late-season clunkers, Nola seems to have righted the ship by delivering back-to-back strong starts while winning them both. The Phillies' young ace has been piling up the strikeouts lately as well, totaling 27 over his last three assignments with at least eight in each of those outings.
Sep. 13 7:09 PM PT8:09 PM MT9:09 PM CT10:09 PM ET22:09 ET2:09 GMT10:09 7:09 PM MST9:09 PM EST9:39 PM VEN6:09 UAE (+1)9:09 PM CT-Aaron Nola improved to 11-10, allowing one run on four hits and two walks in 7.0 innings, as the Philadelphia Phillies defeated the Miami Marlins 8-1 on Wednesday. Nola ended the game with a 3.60 ERA and 1.22 WHIP on the season.
Analysis: After losing the previous three, Nola was dominant with a career-high 11 strikeouts. He threw 97 pitches, 66 went for strikes. He had Miami hitters guessing all night.
Sep. 7 7:57 PM PT8:57 PM MT9:57 PM CT10:57 PM ET22:57 ET2:57 GMT10:57 7:57 PM MST9:57 PM EST10:27 PM VEN6:57 UAE (+1)9:57 PM CT-Nola allowed three runs - two earned - on seven hits and two walks in 5.1 innings as the Philadelphia Phillies lost to the Washington Nationals 4-3 on Thursday.
Analysis: Nola struck out eight, ending the game with a 3.71 ERA and 1.24 WHIP on the season.
Sep. 2 8:19 PM PT9:19 PM MT10:19 PM CT11:19 PM ET23:19 ET3:19 GMT11:19 8:19 PM MST10:19 PM EST10:49 PM VEN7:19 UAE (+1)10:19 PM CT-Aaron Nola fell to 10-10, allowing six runs on 10 hits and one walk in 5.0 innings, as the Philadelphia Phillies lost to the Miami Marlins 10-9 on Saturday. Nola struck out seven, ending the game with a 3.72 ERA and 1.22 WHIP on the season.
Analysis: Nola is 1-3 with a 7.33 ERA in his last four starts.
Aug. 29 9:01 PM PT10:01 PM MT11:01 PM CT12:01 AM ET0:01 ET4:01 GMT12:01 9:01 PM MST11:01 PM EST11:31 PM VEN8:01 UAE11:01 PM CT-Aaron Nola improved to 10-9, allowing one run on five hits in 7.0 innings, as the Philadelphia Phillies defeated the Atlanta Braves 6-1 on Monday. Nola struck out six, ending the game with a 3.46 ERA and 1.18 WHIP on the season.
Analysis: After being rocked for 12 runs and 16 hits over 11 1/3 innings in losing his previous two starts, Nola returned to the form he's shown for much of the summer. Philadelphia's emerging ace is 7-4 with a 2.70 ERA and a 1.08 WHIP in 13 starts since June 22.
Aug. 22 4:59 PM PT5:59 PM MT6:59 PM CT7:59 PM ET19:59 ET23:59 GMT7:59 4:59 PM MST6:59 PM EST7:29 PM VEN3:59 UAE (+1)6:59 PM CT-Nola fell to 9-9, allowing seven runs on nine hits and two walks in 6.1 innings, as the Philadelphia Phillies lost to the Miami Marlins 12-8 on Tuesday. Nola struck out seven, ending the game with a 3.58 ERA and 1.21 WHIP on the season.
Analysis: This was his second straight poor start after 10 excellent outings in a row.
Aug. 18 9:11 AM PT10:11 AM MT11:11 AM CT12:11 PM ET12:11 ET16:11 GMT0:11 9:11 AM MST11:11 AM EST11:41 AM VEN20:11 UAE11:11 AM CT-Aaron Nola fell to 9-8, allowing five runs on seven hits and three walks in 5.0 innings, as the Philadelphia Phillies lost to the San Francisco Giants 5-4 on Thursday. Nola struck out three, ending the game with a 3.26 ERA and 1.18 WHIP on the season.
Analysis: Nola had allowed no more than two earned runs in each of his previous 10 starts. Thursday marked his shortest outing since also going five innings June 11, and the three walks were his most since June 27. "His velocity, it was 90, 91 (mph) early in the game. Maybe the cold weather had something to do with it," Mackanin said of a game that began with a 64-degree temperature. "He didn't have his usual excellent command."
Aug. 13 9:49 PM PT10:49 PM MT11:49 PM CT12:49 AM ET0:49 ET4:49 GMT12:49 9:49 PM MST11:49 PM EST12:19 AM VEN8:49 UAE11:49 PM CT-Nola improved to 9-7, allowing one run on two hits and two walks in 7.0 innings, as the Philadelphia Phillies defeated the New York Mets 3-1 on Saturday. Nola struck out eight, ending the game with a 3.02 ERA and 1.15 WHIP on the season.
Analysis: He is 6-2 with a 1.71 ERA in his last 10 starts.
Aug. 7 7:05 AM PT8:05 AM MT9:05 AM CT10:05 AM ET10:05 ET14:05 GMT22:05 7:05 AM MST9:05 AM EST9:35 AM VEN18:05 UAE9:05 AM CT-Aaron Nola allowed two runs on six hits and two walks in 7.0 innings as the Philadelphia Phillies defeated the Colorado Rockies 3-2 on Sunday. Nola struck out seven, ending the game with a 3.12 ERA and 1.18 WHIP on the season.
Aug. 2 9:30 AM PT10:30 AM MT11:30 AM CT12:30 PM ET12:30 ET16:30 GMT0:30 9:30 AM MST11:30 AM EST12:00 PM VEN20:30 UAE11:30 AM CT-Aaron Nola fell to 8-7, allowing two runs on eight hits and one walk in 6.0 innings, as the Philadelphia Phillies lost to the Los Angeles Angels 7-1 on Tuesday. Nola struck out three, ending the game with a 3.16 ERA and 1.19 WHIP on the season.
Analysis: "He pitched very well," Phillies manager Mackanin said after Nola recorded an eighth straight quality start. He's 5-2 with a 1.66 ERA in that span, striking out 63 in 54 1/3 innings.
July 26 8:20 PM PT9:20 PM MT10:20 PM CT11:20 PM ET23:20 ET3:20 GMT11:20 8:20 PM MST10:20 PM EST10:50 PM VEN7:20 UAE (+1)10:20 PM CT-Aaron Nola allowed one walk over 6.0 scoreless innings, as the Philadelphia Phillies defeated the Houston Astros 9-0 on Wednesday. Nola struck out 10, ending the game with a 3.17 ERA and 1.17 WHIP on the season.
Analysis: Nola (8-6) continued his impressive stretch, limiting Houston to four hits and improving to 5-1 with a 1.49 ERA over his last seven starts.
July 21 7:23 PM PT8:23 PM MT9:23 PM CT10:23 PM ET22:23 ET2:23 GMT10:23 7:23 PM MST9:23 PM EST9:53 PM VEN6:23 UAE (+1)9:23 PM CT-Aaron Nola improved to 7-6, allowing one run on five hits and two walks in 7.0 innings, as the Philadelphia Phillies defeated the Milwaukee Brewers 6-1 on Friday. Nola struck out nine, ending the game with a 3.38 ERA and 1.19 WHIP on the season.
Analysis: Nola tied a career high in strikeouts in his sixth straight quality start. The right-hander is 4-1 with a 1.70 ERA over that stretch with 50 strikeouts in 42 1/3 innings.
July 16 9:33 AM PT10:33 AM MT11:33 AM CT12:33 PM ET12:33 ET16:33 GMT0:33 9:33 AM MST11:33 AM EST12:03 PM VEN20:33 UAE11:33 AM CT-Aaron Nola allowed two runs on seven hits and two walks in 6.0 innings as the Philadelphia Phillies lost to the Milwaukee Brewers 3-2 on Saturday. Nola struck out seven, ending the game with a 3.54 ERA and 1.20 WHIP on the season.
Analysis: Nola has been outstanding lately, posting a 1.78 ERA over his last five starts with 41 strikeouts in 35 1/3 innings.
July 8 6:06 PM PT7:06 PM MT8:06 PM CT9:06 PM ET21:06 ET1:06 GMT9:06 6:06 PM MST8:06 PM EST8:36 PM VEN5:06 UAE (+1)8:06 PM CT-Nola fell to 6-6, allowing two runs on four hits and two walks in 8.0 innings, as the Philadelphia Phillies lost to the San Diego Padres 2-1 on Saturday. Nola struck out nine, ending the game with a 3.59 ERA and 1.18 WHIP on the season.
Analysis: Nola tied career-highs for innings and strikeouts.
July 3 7:44 PM PT8:44 PM MT9:44 PM CT10:44 PM ET22:44 ET2:44 GMT10:44 7:44 PM MST9:44 PM EST10:14 PM VEN6:44 UAE (+1)9:44 PM CT-Nola improved to 6-5, allowing four hits and one walk over 7.0 scoreless innings, as the Philadelphia Phillies defeated the Pittsburgh Pirates 4-0 on Monday. Nola struck out eight, ending the game with a 3.73 ERA and 1.23 WHIP on the season.
Analysis: Nola is 3-0 with a 1.27 ERA in his last three starts.
June 28 11:10 PM PT12:10 AM MT1:10 AM CT2:10 AM ET2:10 ET6:10 GMT14:10 11:10 PM MST1:10 AM EST1:40 AM VEN10:10 UAE1:10 AM CT-Aaron Nola improved to 5-5, allowing two runs on five hits and four walks in 7.0 innings, as the Philadelphia Phillies defeated the Seattle Mariners 8-2 on Tuesday. Nola struck out nine, ending the game with a 4.13 ERA and 1.29 WHIP on the season.
Analysis: Nola is 2-0 with a 1.88 ERA in his last two starts and has won consecutive outings for the first time since Aug. 23 and 28, 2015.
June 22 1:20 PM PT2:20 PM MT3:20 PM CT4:20 PM ET16:20 ET20:20 GMT4:20 1:20 PM MST3:20 PM EST3:50 PM VEN0:20 UAE (+1)3:20 PM CT-Aaron Nola improved to 4-5, allowing one run on four hits and two walks in 7.1 innings, as the Philadelphia Phillies defeated the St. Louis Cardinals 5-1 on Thursday. Nola struck out eight, ending the game with a 4.32 ERA and 1.29 WHIP on the season.
Analysis: Nola pitched shutout ball into the eighth and set a season high in strikeouts to avoid a third straight losing start.
June 17 10:04 PM PT11:04 PM MT12:04 AM CT1:04 AM ET1:04 ET5:04 GMT13:04 10:04 PM MST12:04 AM EST12:34 AM VEN9:04 UAE12:04 AM CT-Nola fell to 3-5, allowing five runs on nine hits and two walks in 6.0 innings, as the Philadelphia Phillies lost to the Arizona Diamondbacks 5-4 on Friday.
Analysis: Nola struck out six, ending the game with a 4.76 ERA and 1.35 WHIP on the season.
June 11 5:16 PM PT6:16 PM MT7:16 PM CT8:16 PM ET20:16 ET0:16 GMT8:16 5:16 PM MST7:16 PM EST7:46 PM VEN4:16 UAE (+1)7:16 PM CT-Aaron Nola fell to 3-4, allowing three runs on four hits and two walks in 5.0 innings, as the Philadelphia Phillies lost to the St. Louis Cardinals 6-5 on Sunday. Nola struck out six, ending the game with a 4.40 ERA and 1.29 WHIP on the season.
Analysis: Nola made just one big mistake, surrendering a three-run homer to Dexter Fowler in the fifth inning. After holding the Braves to one run over eight frames to win his previous start, the former first-round pick's fantasy arrow appears to be pointing upward.
June 7 7:27 AM PT8:27 AM MT9:27 AM CT10:27 AM ET10:27 ET14:27 GMT22:27 7:27 AM MST9:27 AM EST9:57 AM VEN18:27 UAE9:27 AM CT-Aaron Nola improved to 3-3, allowing one run on five hits and one walk in 8.0 innings, as the Philadelphia Phillies defeated the Atlanta Braves 3-1 on Tuesday. Nola struck out six, ending the game with a 4.28 ERA and 1.30 WHIP on the season.
Analysis: Nola had given up nine runs in as many innings over his last two starts before this impressive outing.
May 31 3:02 PM PT4:02 PM MT5:02 PM CT6:02 PM ET18:02 ET22:02 GMT6:02 3:02 PM MST5:02 PM EST5:32 PM VEN2:02 UAE (+1)5:02 PM CT-Nola fell to 2-3, allowing four runs on five hits and one walk in 3.0 innings, as the Philadelphia Phillies lost to the Miami Marlins 10-2 on Wednesday.
Analysis: Nola struck out four, ending the game with a 5.06 ERA and 1.44 WHIP on the season.
May 27 9:05 AM PT10:05 AM MT11:05 AM CT12:05 PM ET12:05 ET16:05 GMT0:05 9:05 AM MST11:05 AM EST11:35 AM VEN20:05 UAE11:05 AM CT-Aaron Nola fell to 2-2, allowing five runs on six hits and two walks in 6.0 innings, as the Philadelphia Phillies lost to the Cincinnati Reds 5-2 on Friday. Nola struck out five, ending the game with a 4.34 ERA and 1.38 WHIP on the season.
Analysis: It was Nola's second loss in as many starts since missing a month with a lower back strain, not receiving one run of support in both. However, he was much worse in this one after throwing seven innings of one-run ball in his return. Nola next faces the Marlins on Wednesday, and he has a 1.35 ERA in three career starts against them.
Apr. 24 10:41 AM PT11:41 AM MT12:41 PM CT1:41 PM ET13:41 ET17:41 GMT1:41 10:41 AM MST12:41 PM EST1:11 PM VEN21:41 UAE12:41 PM CT-Nola (back) returned to the rotation Sunday against Pittsburgh.
Analysis: Nola fell to 2-1, allowing one run on four hits and two walks in 7.0 innings, as the Philadelphia Phillies lost to the Pittsburgh Pirates 1-0 on Sunday. Nola struck out five, ending the game with a 3.52 ERA and 1.39 WHIP on the season.
Apr. 14 8:34 PM PT9:34 PM MT10:34 PM CT11:34 PM ET23:34 ET3:34 GMT11:34 8:34 PM MST10:34 PM EST11:04 PM VEN7:34 UAE (+1)10:34 PM CT-Nola allowed a run and six hits in five innings while striking out six without walking a batter in a no-decision against Washington on Friday.
Analysis: The right-hander has not surrendered a home run in his last five starts dating to last season. Nola threw 90 pitches Friday, 61 for strikes. "The story to me was Nola," manager Pete Mackanin said. "He gave us five solid innings. I could have sent him out for one more. He pitched well. I think that is going to do a lot for his confidence."
Apr. 8 7:58 PM PT8:58 PM MT9:58 PM CT10:58 PM ET22:58 ET2:58 GMT10:58 7:58 PM MST9:58 PM EST10:28 PM VEN6:58 UAE (+1)9:58 PM CT-Nola, who had a rough spring, was making his first start in a meaningful game on Saturday since having his season cut short in 2016 with right arm issues. His 2017 debut was solid in a 17-3 win over the Nets.
Analysis: The seventh overall pick in 2014 showed solid movement on his pitches in his six innings. He allowed three earned runs, seven hits and two walks to go with seven strikeouts.

Regular Season

Pitching Statistics
Year Team W L Sv-Op G GS CG IP H R ER HR BB IBB K WHIP ERA
2015 Phi 6 2 0 - 0 13 13 0 77.2 74 31 31 11 19 1 68 1.20 3.59
2016 Phi 6 9 0 - 0 20 20 0 111.0 116 68 59 10 29 3 121 1.31 4.78
2017 Phi 12 10 0 - 0 26 26 0 162.0 149 65 64 17 47 2 175 1.21 3.56
Career 24 21 0 - 0 59 59 0 350.2 339 164 154 38 95 6 364 1.24 3.95

Hitting Statistics
Year Team G AB R H 2B 3B HR RBI BB K SB CS AVG OBP SLG
2015 Phi 13 23 0 2 0 0 0 1 1 16 0 0 .087 .125 .087
2016 Phi 20 30 1 1 1 0 0 0 3 17 0 0 .033 .147 .067
2017 Phi 26 46 3 4 0 0 0 1 4 24 0 0 .087 .160 .087
Career 59 99 4 7 1 0 0 2 8 57 0 0 .071 .148 .081


Pitching Velocity

Pitch TypePitchesMaxMinAvgPct
Fastball 1376 96 85 92 53.77
Curveball 781 81 73 77.5 30.52
Changeup 402 88 80 83.9 15.71

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